15 September 2017 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions & Tikdams

Q.1) Consider the following statements regarding the ‘Amnesty International’:
1. It came under the aegis of the UN.
2. It is headquartered in the UK.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both are correct
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.2) Which of the following statements regarding the ‘Asia-Africa Growth Corridor (AAGC)’ is/are correct?
1. It is an economic cooperation agreement between the governments of India and Japan.
2. It will essentially be a sea corridor.
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) Both are correct
b) 1 only
c) 2 only
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.3) Consider the following statements regarding the ‘World Economic Forum (WEF)’:
1. It is recognized by the World Bank.
2. Its official language is English.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) 2 only
b) 1 only
c) Neither 1 nor 2
d) Both are correct

Q.4) Consider the following statements regarding the ‘Chakmas and Hajong’ which are often seen in news:
1. Hajong is a tribe.
2. Chakmas are Bhuddists.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) Neither 1 nor 2
b) 2 only
c) Both are correct
d) 1 only

Q.5) With reference to the use of nano-technology in health sector, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Targeted drug delivery is made possible by nanotechnologv.
2. Nanotechnology can largely contribute to gene therapy.
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.6) In India, markets in agricultural products are regulated under the
a) Essential Commodities Act, 1955
b) Agricultural Produce Market Committee Act enacted by States
c) Agricultural Produce (Grading and Marking) Act, 1937
d) Food Products Order, 1956 and Meat and Food Products Order, 1973

Q.7) Which one of the following is the national aquatic animal of India?
a) Saltwater crocodile
b) Olive ridley turtle
c) Gangetic dolphin
d) Gharial

Q.8) Regarding ‘Atal pension Yojana’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1.It is a minimum guaranteed pension scheme mainly targeted at unorganized sector workers.
2.Only one member of a family can join the scheme
3.Same amount of pension is guaranteed for the spouse for life after subscriber’s death.
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
a) 1 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1,2 and 3


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